VLCC Appoints Nykaa’s Vikas Gupta as CEO: Best Media Info
Beauty and skincare brand VLCC has announced the appointment of Vikas Gupta as CEO.
The announcement comes after global investment firm Carlyle announced a strategic partnership with VLCC by acquiring a majority stake in the company in December 2022.
Prior to joining VLCC, Gupta was CEO of SuperStore by Nykaa. Prior to that, from 2019 until 2021 he was Flipkart’s Chief Customer and Marketing Officer. He started his career as a management trainee at HUL in 1998 and at Unilever where he worked for 21 years, leading his marketing for Lux, Dove and other brands, and for Unilever Indonesia. Home His Care Executive also served as his director.
Amit Jain, Managing Director and Head of Carlyle India Advisors said: He brings decades of global experience in building leading consumer brands and digital platforms. Vikas is focused on business growth, leveraging technology and customer centricity to bring the best beauty and skin care offerings to the Indian market. I am confident the organization will benefit from his leadership. ”
“For more than 30 years, VLCC has put the customer at the center of its approach. We will continue to do so with a clear focus on innovation through cutting-edge science. We will further develop our strengths while exploring new opportunities for growth and expansion.Our focus is on creating value for our stakeholders and making a positive impact on the beauty and skincare industry. It’s in,’ said Gupta.